Quality of life evaluation in Japanese pregnant women with striae gravidarum: A cross-sectional study

@inproceedings{Yamaguchi2012QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life evaluation in Japanese pregnant women with striae gravidarum: A cross-sectional study},
  author={Kotomi Yamaguchi and Nobuhiko Suganuma and Moriyuki Yamada},
  booktitle={BMC Research Notes},
  year={2012}
}
BackgroundStriae gravidarum is a physiological skin change that many pregnant women experience during pregnancy. The striae are often accompanied by a reddish purple color during pregnancy, and then lose pigmentation and become atrophic in the long term after pregnancy. Striae gravidarum seems to be undesirable to many pregnant women. However, the impact of striae gravidarum on pregnant women who experience it has not been clarified. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of striae… CONTINUE READING
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